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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

Vauxhall Tube Station
3 minutes walk
Oval Tube Station
12 minutes walk
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

Vauxhall Railway Station
3 minutes walk
Elephant & Castle Railway Station
22 minutes walk
Car Parks

Car Parks

Elephant and Castle NCP
22 minutes walk
Library Street NCP
23 minutes walk

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Park Plaza Riverbank Hotel London
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel † from £69† 36% off
18 Albert Embankment, SE1 | 4 minutes from Metropolis
For understated chic this hotel on the banks of the Thames opposite the Tate Britain is a top choice. The rooms are clean and modern and ... More
Plaza on the River Club & Residence London
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel † from £116† 30% off
18 Albert Embankment, SE1 | 4 minutes from Metropolis
Riverside rooms at this modern luxury hotel overlook the River Thames with the Houses of Parliament, Big Ben and the London Eye visible. All apartments features ... More
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Westminster
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel † from £79† 22% off
30 John Islip Street, SW1P | 7 minutes from Metropolis
Leave the laptop at home - every room at this hotel comes with its own Apple iMac. Across the river from the MI6 building, it's a ... More
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Shopping near Metropolis

The best shops and markets near Metropolis
Majestic Wine Warehouses
London > Shopping > Wine Merchants
Arch 84 Goding Street, Lambeth, London SE11 | 2 minutes from Metropolis
This chain of large wine and spirit retailers offers good value to bulk buyers. There is a one case (twelve bottle) minimum purchase, but you can ... More
As I Am
London > Shopping > Specialists
351 Kennington Lane, Kennington, London SE11 | 4 minutes from Metropolis
Body piercing/Tattoo.... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Lassco House & Garden
London > Shopping > House and Garden
Brunswick House, 30 Wandsworth Road, Vauxhall, Battersea, London SW8 | 5 minutes from Metropolis
Architectural salvage produces the most gloriously mismatched collection of pieces, all housed in this disused church. Stock changes constantly; look for anything from stuffed animals to ... More
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Art In Focus: Bomberg's The Mud Bath
London > Events > Exhibitions †Dates: 2nd to 27th August 2016 - 1.15pm-1.30pm
Tate Britain, Millbank, SW1P | 5 minutes from Metropolis
Join a Tate guide for a short talk on this painting....More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Ongoing
Conceptual Art in Britain: 1964-1979
London > Events > Exhibitions †Dates: 12th April to 29th August 2016
Tate Britain, Millbank, SW1P | 5 minutes from Metropolis
A modern art movement that can be hard to comprehend, conceptual art comes under the spotlight in Tate Britain's Conceptual Art in Britain: 1964-1979. Taking a ...More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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Art and Alcohol
London > Events > Exhibitions †Dates: 16th November 2015 to 24th September 2016
Tate Britain, Millbank, SW1P | 5 minutes from Metropolis
Art and Alcohol at Tate Britain looks at the role of alcohol in British art from the 19th century to modern day. Ever since William Hogarth ...More
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Tea House Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
139 Vauxhall Walk, Lambeth, London SE11 | 3 minutes from Metropolis
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Arch 50
London > Entertainment >
South Lambeth Place, Lambeth, London SW8 | 3 minutes from Metropolis
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Sights and Attractions near Metropolis

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Metropolis
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Tate Britain
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
Millbank, Westminster, London SW1P | 5 minutes from Metropolis
Overlooking the River Thames, Tate Britain was originally founded through the philanthropy of the sugar magnate Sir Henry Tate. The Tate legacy now encompasses three other ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Embassy Gardens
London > Attractions > Sights
Market Towers, 1 Nine Elms Lane, Battersea, London SW8 | 6 minutes from Metropolis
Embassy Gardens, a new-build neighbourhood in Nine Elms on the South Bank, takes design inspiration from the Meatpacking District of New York with floor to ceiling ... More
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Sky Pool at Embassy Gardens
London > Attractions > Sights
Market Towers, 1 Nine Elms Lane, Battersea, London SW8 | 6 minutes from Metropolis
A stunning outdoor Sky Pool links two residential buildings in the Embassy Gardens development, a new neighbourhood in Nine Elms near Battersea Park. High up on ... More
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Madeira Patisserie
London > Restaurants > Mediterranean restaurants
46A Albert Embankment, Lambeth, London SE1 | 2 minutes from Metropolis
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Chino Latino
London > Restaurants > International restaurants
Riverbank Park Plaza Hotel, 18 Albert Embankment, Lambeth, London SE1 | 4 minutes from Metropolis
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Brunswick House
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
30 Wandsworth Road, Battersea, London SW8 | 5 minutes from Metropolis
An elegant Georgian mansion "oddly marooned among the urban ugliness of the Vauxhall gyratory system" (Marina O'Loughlin, The Guardian), Brunswick House is home to the architectural ... More
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Education near Metropolis

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Lilian Baylis Technology School
London > Education >
323 Kennington Lane, Kennington, London SE11 | 4 minutes from Metropolis
The Lilian Baylis Technology School is a secondary school in Kennington, it also has a sixth form which opened in 2012. ... More
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Metropolis gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Metropolitan Walkers
London > Leisure > Activities
2nd Floor, Camelford House, 87-90 Albert Embankment, Lambeth, London SE1 | 1 minute from Metropolis
A social programme, a varied walks programme (5-11 miles, urban and rural) and weekends away for any Londoners who love to ramble.... More
Paris Gym
London > Leisure > Fitness
73 Goding Street, Lambeth, London SE11 | 2 minutes from Metropolis
Fitness Club ... More
Floatworks
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
17b (Unit 20d) St George Wharf, Bankside, London SW8 | 4 minutes from Metropolis
Float your cares away in ten inches of super-saturated salt solution, the only situation where your body is completely free from gravity. It's like being an ... More
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Pubs near Metropolis

The best pubs near London Metropolis.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Nine Elms Tavern
London > Nightlife > Pubs
Riverlight Quay, Nine Elms Lane, SW8 | 14 minutes from Metropolis
On Riverlight Quay near Battersea Power Station stands Young's pub Nine Elms Tavern, named after the neighbourhood created by the regeneration ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Red Lion Pub
London > Nightlife > Pubs
48 Parliament Street, Whitehall, Westminster, London SW1A | 19 minutes from Metropolis
Right across the street from the Houses of Parliament, the Red Lion is perfectly positioned for politicos to pop in for a pint after a heated ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Greenwood
London > Nightlife > Pubs
Buckingham Palace Road, SW1W | 21 minutes from Metropolis
A large two floor pub within the Nova Victoria development, Greenwood offers so much more than just beer. As well as a large central bar and ... More
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Metropolis clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Club Supreme
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
65 Goding Street, Lambeth, London SE11 | 2 minutes from Metropolis
Now hosting Smile, one of the UK's most banging, hardcore, tech trance parties, each and every Saturday, Club Supreme boasts an absolutely enourmous sound system and ... More
Crash
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
Railway Arch 66, Goding Street, Lambeth, London SE11 | 2 minutes from Metropolis
Every Saturday. Gay friendly nightclub.... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Fire
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
South Lambeth Road, Vauxhall, Lambeth, London SW8 | 5 minutes from Metropolis
London's biggest and best gay venue, Fire hosts a cluster of different club nights including more and more straight-friendly one-off parties over the weekends. Newly redesigned ... More
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Meeting venue hire near Metropolis

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Metropolis.
Serviced Office Group - Albert Embankment
London > Business > Venue Hire
Vintage House, 37 Albert Embankment, Vauxhall, Lambeth, London SE1 | 2 minutes from Metropolis
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Plaza on the River
London > Business > Venue Hire
18 Albert Embankment, Lambeth, London SE1 | 4 minutes from Metropolis
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Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Tate Britain
London > Business > Venue Hire
Millbank, Westminster, London SW1P | 5 minutes from Metropolis
Conference facilities can accomodate up to 1550 people.... More

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Scottish Artists 1750-1900: From Caledonia to the Continent
Scottish Artists 1750-1900: From Caledonia to the Continent
Exhibitions | Until 9th October 2016 

The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace 22 minutes walk from Metropolis

The Queen has one of the finest collections of Scottish art in the world and Scottish Artists 1750 ...More

 
Maria Merians Butterflies
Maria Merians Butterflies
Exhibitions | Until 9th October 2016 

The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace 22 minutes walk from Metropolis

This exhibition tells the story of Maria Sibylla Merian, "one of the world's most talented scientific illustrators" (The ...More

 
Exposure The Musical: Life Through A Lens
Theatre | Until 27th August 2016 

St James Theatre 24 minutes walk from Metropolis

Phil Willmott directs the world premiere staging of Mike Dyer's London-set musical about a young photographer called Jimmy Tucker, who ...More

A Family In Wartime
Exhibitions | Until 31st December 2016 

IWM London (Imperial War Museums) 25 minutes walk from Metropolis

Photographs, personal testimonies, posters, film and paintings exploring how one ordinary family, the Allpresses, faced the daily challenge of living ...More

Edward Barber
Edward Barber
Exhibitions | Until 4th September 2016 

IWM London (Imperial War Museums) 25 minutes walk from Metropolis

A contemporary reinterpretation of images of the anti-nuclear protest movement in 1980s Britain, captured by the acclaimed documentary photographer, Edward ...More

 
Fighting Extremes: From Ebola to ISIS
Fighting Extremes: From Ebola to ISIS
Exhibitions | Until 13th November 2016 

IWM London (Imperial War Museums) 25 minutes walk from Metropolis

This free Imperial War Museum display tells the stories of British troops serving on two recent operations: the ...More

 
Visions of War Above and Below
Visions of War Above and Below
Exhibitions | Until 25th September 2016 

IWM London (Imperial War Museums) 25 minutes walk from Metropolis

A long-running exhibition at the Imperial War Museum, on display from 2nd April 2015 until 25th September 2016, Visions of ...More

 
Wicked
Wicked
Theatre | Until 29th April 2017 

Apollo Victoria Theatre 1.44 miles from Metropolis

Prepare to see Glinda the Good Witch and the Wicked Witch of the West in a whole new light after ...More

 
David Tremlett: Drawing For Free Thinking
Exhibitions | Until 31st December 2016 

Tate Britain 1.52 miles from Metropolis

A large-scale wall drawing consisting of bold blocks of colour and clean lines that are inspired by traditional styles of ...More

Art In Focus: Bomberg's The Mud Bath
Exhibitions | Until 27th August 2016 

Tate Britain 1.52 miles from Metropolis

Join a Tate guide for a short talk on this painting....More

 
 
 
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